Monsanto sued in Los Angeles County for False Advertising on Glyphosate Claim
Glyphosate is in round up. It is used to cure some cigarrette tobacco. I cheer this group that is sueing Monsanto. It is about time someone is holding them accountable.
It is my humble opinion that Glyphosate should be banned worldwide.
Monsanto sued in Los Angeles County for false advertising
[On April 21, 2015] a class action lawsuit (Case No: BC 578 942) was filed in Los Angeles County, California against the Monsanto corporation. The suit alleges that Monsanto is guilty of false advertising by claiming that glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, targets an enzyme only found in plants and not in humans or animals. Monsanto makes this claim to support the contention that glyphosate is harmless to humans.
In the lawsuit, the argument is made that the targeted enzyme, EPSP synthase, is found in the microbiota which reside in our intestines and therefore this enzyme is found in humans and animals. It is further stated in the lawsuit that there are many human and animal health problems associated with the disruption of our intestinal microbes.
“Because it kills-off our gut bacteria, glyphosate is…
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